Edmonton agrees to expand Shaw Wi-Fi network

Edmonton’s city council has agreed to allow Shaw Communication’s Wi-Fi network to expand to municipally-owned areas across the city.  The planned expansion will give wireless Internet access to people with mobile devices in a

Published on: May 23rd, 2013 Howard Solomon

Shaw to buy Calgary service provider

Shaw Communications is strengthening its networking solutions for business in Calgary by buying the communications division of a the city-owned energy company.  CEO Brad Shaw said Monday that his company will spend about

Published on: April 8th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Wind, Public Mobile cheer new wireless rules

Telecommunications industry analysts didn’t think there was much meat for startup wireless carriers to feast on from Industry Minister Christian Paradis’ fine-tuning of licence rules for wireless carriers. But two of the country’s

Published on: March 8th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Rogers gets an edge on Shaw spectrum

Rogers Communications is trying to ensure that a competitor won’t get its hands on the largely Western Canadian wireless spectrum owned by cableco Shaw Communications. Shaw said Monday that as part of a

Published on: January 14th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Shaw explains Calgary fire that cut IBM, Internet service

It took six days, but Shaw Communications Inc. has finally come forward with an explaination of last week's huge explosion and fire at its Calgary high-rise headquarters. As described in this story from The

Published on: July 19th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Wind makes appeal to Shaw, Videotron

The head of Wind Mobile has made a pitch to two of the country’s biggest cablecos to join him in his fight against the three big wireless carriers.In a speech Wednesday to the

Published on: June 6th, 2012 Howard Solomon

The AWS spectrum auction goes on

The AWS spectrum auction is continuing with the remaining players showing no sign of giving up. Today, June 18, is the sixth day running under Stage 3 rules. It started with high bids

Published on: June 12th, 2008 Howard Solomon

Where there

While most of us are busy just trying to keep up with the Joneses and their high-tech gadgets, businesses are focusing on staying a step ahead of those pesky figurative neighbours.Saskatoon's Travelodge Hotel

Published on: June 14th, 2001 Kristy Pryma